Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    Weekdays, 4 - 7pm

    Win Tickets and B&B to the Culwick Choral Society Concert

    On Thursday April 24th, the 100-voices strong Culwick Choral Society and Orchestra will perform Mozart's Great Mass in C minor, Leonard Bernstein's Chichester Psalms, composed nearly 200 years later, and Barber’s Adagio for strings. Joining the Culwick is an outstanding line-up of soloists: sopranos Ailish Tynan and Colette Boushell, tenor Andrew Boushell and bass Owen Gilhooly.

    The Culwick Choral Society and Orchestra are led by Brona Fitzgerald and under the direction of conductor Bernie Sherlock.

    We have 3 pairs of tickets to give to this concert on 24th April, with B&B accommodation for two of the winners in The Camden Court Hotel in heart of Dubln, and an evening meal with the accommodation for the overall winner.

    Between now and Friday, we’ll ask a question each day, winner each day gets a lyric goody bag and put into the draw on Friday for the overall prizes.

    RTÉ NSO Weekly Competition

    Every Monday we'll be giving away two tickets  to the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra's Friday night concerts and an overnight stayt with early bird meal for two in Buswell’s Hotel. Congratulations to this week's winner.

    The music of Bach is indelibly associated with Good Friday, the 18th April. HIs deep-rooted faith gives his music a depth of feeling that overwhelms the senses with its richness of expression and sublime sincerity, the Easter festival drawing from him two of his most moving creations: the exquisite Easter and joyous Ascension oratorios. The delectable Third Brandenburg Concerto is a spry, bubbling orchestral tour de force.

    Don't forget you can also attend Chamber Choir Ireland's 1.30pm concert: period: William Byrd’s Mass for 4 voices and the Lamentations of Jeremiah by Thomas Tallis together with motets by Byrd, Tallis and Taverner.

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 26 August 2013


    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

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    Feis Fever

    It's that time of year again when hundreds of music students are practising their pizzicatos and vibratos for Feis Ceoil 2014. Each evening between 6.30 and 7pm during the competition, Liz will annouce highlights from that day's events with the full list of results available here.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 04:00 p.m.
      Title: Divertimento For Wind Orchestra Op.7 - Ii. March
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Duration: 0:03:16
    • 04:04 p.m.
      Title: Springtanz/ Thugamar Fein an Samhradh Linn
      Performer(s): Praetorius / Trad
      Duration: 0:04:41
    • 04:08 p.m.
      Title: La, La, La... Chacun Le Sait, Chacun Le Dit
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano
      Album: Donizetti: La Fille Du Regiment (recordno: 4145202), Decca, 4145202
      Duration: 0:04:07
    • 04:14 p.m.
      Title: Adagio Cantabile (Pathetique)
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig van
      Duration: 0:05:17
    • 04:19 p.m.
      Title: Sonata in G major - III. Allegro
      Performer(s): Corelli, Arcangelo
      Duration: 0:01:21
    • 04:21 p.m.
      Title: Nachtshatten - Polka-Mazur
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann
      Duration: 0:04:04
    • 04:26 p.m.
      Title: The harry Lime Theme (From The Third Man )
      Performer(s): Karas, Anton
      Duration: 0:03:24
    • 04:34 p.m.
      Title: The Golden Section (1st movement) The bullfight (Francisco De Go
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Duration: 0:03:30
    • 04:37 p.m.
      Title: Violin Concerto In A Minor Op. 82 - Movement Iii - Allegro
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Duration: 0:05:34
    • 04:43 p.m.
      Title: Montagues And Capulets
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 0:05:07
    • 04:46 p.m.
      Title: Chanson De Matin Op15/2
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 0:03:54
    • 04:50 p.m.
      Title: Gualtier Malde!...Caro Nome
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 0:06:42
    • 04:57 p.m.
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Jiminez
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 05:02 p.m.
      Title: Karelia Suite - Intermezzo
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 0:04:22
    • 05:06 p.m.
      Title: String Quartet No.1 In E Minor (4th Movement) Allegro Vivo
      Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich
      Duration: 0:06:24
    • 05:13 p.m.
      Title: Seena
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 0:03:03
    • 05:16 p.m.
      Title: Serenata
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Duration: 0:03:25
    • 05:20 p.m.
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.4 (1st movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 0:06:35
    • 05:27 p.m.
      Title: The Secrets of the Old
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 0:01:37
    • 05:32 p.m.
      Title: Concerto For Mandoline, Strings And Harpischord (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 0:02:11
    • 05:36 p.m.
      Title: Madamina, Il Catalogo E Questo
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 0:06:03
    • 05:41 p.m.
      Title: Sextet for Piano, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet Bassoon and Horn - movem
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 0:04:48
    • 05:46 p.m.
      Title: Misionera
      Performer(s): Bustamante, Fernando
      Duration: 0:03:21
    • 06:02 p.m.
      Title: Fantasia On Greensleeves
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 0:04:52
    • 06:07 p.m.
      Title: Track 05
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • 06:10 p.m.
      Title: Nagoya Marimbas
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 0:04:47
    • 06:16 p.m.
      Title: Toward A New Life
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Duration: 0:06:08
    • 06:22 p.m.
      Title: When The Foeman Bares His Steel
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Duration: 0:04:41
    • 06:27 p.m.
      Title: I Got Rhythm
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 0:04:33
    • 06:32 p.m.
      Title: Pastime With Good Company
      Performer(s): Henry VIII
      Duration: 0:05:39
    • 06:46 p.m.
      Title: Christe, qui lux es et dies
      Performer(s): Byrd, William
      Duration: 0:04:03
    • 06:50 p.m.
      Title: Can She Excuse
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 0:01:53
    • 06:52 p.m.
      Title: Prospero'S Books - Prospero'S Magic
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Duration: 0:06:25
    • 06:58 p.m.
      Title: The Stars of the Night
      Performer(s): Trad/Komitas
      Duration: 0:01:02

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